Nairobi Wire: Pinky Ghelani Speaks On Dealing With 4 Miscarriages, Being Older Than Her Husband… 15 Apr 2019 - Former Capital FM presenter and beauty queen Pinky Ghelani is a celebrated media personality and public speaker.
At age 43, the model boasts a career in media spanning decades having started as an 18-year-old. On a personal level, Pinky has had the misfortune of losing four babies through miscarriage.
She spoke to a local magazine about how she dealt with the losses, dating a younger man, and...
Nairobi Wire: Comedienne Mammito Talks Growing Up In The Ghetto, Expecting ‘Butita's Baby’, And More 15 Apr 2019 - Eunice Wanjiru Njoki alias Mammito is one of the several women defying odds in a male-dominated comedy industry.
She grew up in the largest urban slum in Africa, Kibera, where she learned to survive.
Mammito spoke to Buzz magazine about her growing up in the ghetto, alleged pregnancy by fellow comedian Butita, and her career.
Where did your stage name come from?
Mammito was a name that we called...
Nairobi Wire: Ruaka Town Could’Ve Been Mine, 73-Y.o Regrets Blowing Money On Women And Alcohol 15 Apr 2019 - Nelson Kariuki is a 73-year-old sugarcane vendor in Ruaka who believes if he had made better decisions in life, he would now be the owner of Ruaka town.
Mr Karikui has two major regrets in life: Wasting his once big fortune on women and alcohol, and his mother rejecting a marriage proposal from the late Mbiyu Koinange.
Mr Koinange was the first Kenyan to earn a university degree and later became...
Nairobi Wire: “We Struggled At The Beginning Of Our Marriage.” Nameless Speaks 15 Apr 2019 - Veteran pop artist David Mathenge alias Nameless and his wife Wahu serve as the ultimate couple goals having been together for over a decade.
According to Nameless, it hasn’t always been easy but attributes his healthy 14-year-old marriage to understanding – ‘learning on the job.’
In an interview at a local radio station, Nameless admitted they faced difficulties at the...
Cate Mukei: Chips Funga: New App For Booty Call Contracts 15 Apr 2019 - Let’s not pretend that one night stands don’t happen. Kwanza some of you are still reeking of this weekends sins. Some of you had planned for it, while others just woke up a besides some guy called Kevo somewhere in Tassia. Anyway, I’m not here to judge you. […]
Chillax: DJ Fully Focus Set To Light Up Nairobi With ‘Passport Experience’ 14 Apr 2019 - After being postponed in December last year, US-based DJ Fully Focus is finally bringing his Passport Experience conference (PXP Fest) to Nairobi.
The event will be held at the Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC) on Friday.
Born and raised in Kenya before moving to the US, DJ Fully Focus created the first multi-cultural music festival in 2015 that showcases the best of different...
Chillax: Gospel Singer Rose Muhando Discharged From Hospital 14 Apr 2019 - Troubled Tanzania gospel musician Rose Muhando, who has been in hospital since late year, has finally checked out of hospital.
Muhando was hospitalized a few weeks after a video clip emerged online showing her being exorcised of ‘demons’ by controversial Pastor James Ng’ang’a of Neno Evangelism Center.
Muhando’s discharge from hospital was announced on Facebook by gospel singer Solomon...
Mpasho: Sumbua Taarif! Akothee Reveals What It Takes To Date Her 14 Apr 2019 - Akothee is ranked as one of the richest female celebrities in East Africa. Well, she has revealed that for a man to be able to date her, he must afford the luxurious lifestyle she is used to.
She sent out a strong warning on social media telling that man:
Babe just know that this hair alone is 74,000. I need 4 different ones to carry me this month
Now let me describe this hair. Akothee is not...
Mpasho: Hamisa Mobetto Accused Of Stealing Another Woman's Boyfriend, She Responds 14 Apr 2019 - A girl by the name Tahiya has been accusing Hamisa Mobetto of stealing her man. Alex, who is the baby daddy to the said woman, is a man that has been seeing Mobetto for sometime now.
Talking to Cloud’s FM Hamisa cleared the air saying that she didn’t know the man she was dating was also playing her with another woman.
When I met that man, we started going out on dates...
Mpasho: Exclusive: ‘I’M Not Stingy’ Kanyari Responds To Ex- Wife Betty Bayo 14 Apr 2019 - Betty Bayo in an interview with radio Jambo’s Massawe described her ex husband Victor Kanyari as a stingy man, claims that the evangelist has now rubbished.
We are neither enemies nor friends, but we coordinate where it is possible. He is a stingy man who only provides little for his children
Kanyari on the other hands said in an exclusive interview that he is not a deadbeat and...
Mpasho: How Nairobi Slay Queens Pursue Sponsors To Finance Luxurious Lifestyles 14 Apr 2019 -
More and more young women are using sugar daddies (or, as they’re more commonly known, ‘sponsors’) to fund a lifestyle worth posting on social media.
“Sponsor” relationships seem to have become both more common and more visible. What once was hidden is now out in the open, on campuses, in bars and all over Instagram.
We have arrived at a point where having a “...
Mpasho: Chameleone Officially Declares Entry In Politics In 2021 14 Apr 2019 - Jose Chamelene has declared that he is going to run for the 2021 Ugandan general elections as Mayor for Kampala. The Badilisha hitmaker who has been in the music industry for over two decades now says it is now time for him to serve his people.
While speaking to the media in Kampala, Chameleone, real name Joseph Mayanja said:
I’ve been a leader all my life and it won’t be a challenge for me...
Mpasho: Exclusive: Weezdom Advices Mr Seed And David Wonder After Beef With Bahati 14 Apr 2019 - Weezdom was the first artiste to be signed to EMB by Bahati. The two later fell out and Weezdom took to social media to expose how the Mama hitmaker was allegedly exploiting him. This was after sharing a photo of him standing next to Willy Paul when the singer had just released his wedding song I Do.
A Few Days Ago And He Called Me To Be His Best Man… And When I Posted About...
Mpasho: Timmy Tdat Reacts To Ex-Girlfriend's Suicidal Attempt 14 Apr 2019 - Kush Tracey in an exclusive interview revealed that at some point, she almost committed suicide over depression.
I was just going through so much, so many emotions at the same time, and ilikua inafika mahali ambapo nikiwa mbele ya watu nacheka, nasmile mimi ndio ule Kush Tracey, but when I go back home and sit, I’m just so sad
Well, her ex-boyfriend Timmy Tdat has appreciated the fact that she...
Chillax: Radio Girl Kamene Goro Gives Up On Marriage After Hubby Dumped Her Via Whatsapp 13 Apr 2019 - Gorgeous NRG radio presenter Kamene Goro has given up plans of remarrying after being dumped by her former husband via a WhatsApp call.
In a recent Interview with K24, Kamene said marriage is no longer one of her goals.
“You know the way you have your goals and KPIs (Key performance Indicators), marriage is not one of my KPIs and goals. If it happens great, although it’s not something I can...
Chillax: Rosa Ree: I’M Not Dating Timmy Tdat, He Can’T Seduce 13 Apr 2019 - Tanzanian rapper Rosa Ree has responded to rumors that she is dating Kenyan rapper Timmy Tdat.
Timmy and Rosa Ree teamed up recently to release a ‘dirty’ themed collabo titled ‘Kipopo’.
During Rose Ree stay in Kenya for the recording of the song, the two were spotted getting cozy in different hangouts.
They also posted photos on social media that had suggestive captions.
In one of the photos,...
Chillax: Cnn Eulogises Former Kenyan Reporter Soni Methu 13 Apr 2019 - American broadcaster CNN has sent out condolences to the family of their former Kenyan reporter Soni Methu.
In a statement, the cable network said Methu was the first Kenyan host of the ‘Inside Africa’ show that later changed format to do away with presenters.
“We are shocked and saddened to learn of the passing of our friend and former colleague Soni Methu. Our heartfelt condolences...
Chillax: Jose Chameleone Confirms He Will Vie For Top Kampala Seat In Elections 13 Apr 2019 - Popular singer Jose Chameleone has confirmed that he will vie for a political seat in Uganda’s 2021 general elections.
Talk of Chameleone’s interest in the Kampala Lord Mayor seat has been swirling for some time now, but the musician had never made a comment.
Well, he did just that earlier this week while addressing journalists at a club in Kampala.
“I have been a leader all my life...
SDE: Constable Otieno Quit 13 Apr 2019 - Constable Otieno quit in September 2016 to report for a new job in South Korea but it never happened
Chillax: Mrs Bonfire Brilliantly Shuts Down Body-Shamers 13 Apr 2019 - Bonfire Adventures co-founder Sarah Kabu on Friday shut down body-shamers in a popular Facebook group, Chit Chat.
A member of the private group, whose users are predominantly female, had shared a photo of Sarah, her husband Simon Kabu and singer Bahati and wife Diana.
The photo had been circled in reference to Sarah’s tummy. Hundreds of comments then followed with some users questioning why a...
Mpasho: ‘Sijalipa Mahari’ Harmonize Reveals Ahead Of Wedding With Fiancée 13 Apr 2019 - Tanzanian singer Harmonize left many girls heartbroken after he finally proposed to longtime girlfriend Sarah. The engagement was done in Italy in the presence of Sarah’s family and close friends.
Talking to Wasafi TV, the Kainama singer revealed that he was going to tie the knot in a Muslim wedding.
Mimi ni musilamu na kuna asilimia nyingi sana kufanyika ndoa ya kiislamu kama 98% hivi...
Mpasho: Exclusive: ‘He Used To Make Dinner’ Kantai's Wife Describes Late Rapper 13 Apr 2019 - On a Wednesday morning, rapper Kantai passed away. For the first time in an exclusive interview, his wife Irene has opened up about the kind of person her husband was.
Irene said she was his biggest fan and could not wait for a song to be released. She made it a point to always go to the studio and listen to each and every song.
Sometimes I would go with him to the studio when he’s...
Mpasho: Exclusive: ‘They Divorced’ Diana Marua Recounts Upbringing Without Mother 13 Apr 2019 - On Wednesday, Bahati brought Nairobi to a standstill with his EMB Rebirth event. The singer officially signed to his record label Danny Gift in the invites only event that was attended by the who is who in the entertainment industry.
One of the people who couldn’t miss the event was the singer’s wife Diana Marua. In an exclusive interview, we asked her about her late mum and in...